Quarterback Drew Hollingshead completed a near perfect 19-of-20 passes for 261 yards and two touchdowns to lead Rockwall-Heath (4-0, 1-0) to a 42-28 victory over Greenville (1-3, 0-1) in the District 10-4A opener for both teams Friday night at Greenville.
Although the game was tied 28-28 at the end of the third quarter, the Hawks scored 14 points in the fourth quarter and held the Lions scoreless to preserve the victory for the area’s fourth-ranked team.
Hawks receiver Matt Bielski, who caught seven passes during the game for 107 yards, grabbed a 50-yard TD strike in the fourth quarter as RHHS pulled away. The Hawks’ Cameron Wilson also caught five passes for 73 yards.
Hawk running-back Kendial Lawrence rushed for 131 yards and three touchdowns to offset the performance of Lion running-back Alton Dennis, who ran for 221 yards and three scores for Greenville. Lawrence now has 13 touchdowns for the year.